The Siemens and AWS partnership: Siemens achieves AWS Manufacturing and Industrial Competency

By Scott Salzwedel

As manufacturers across the globe move to the cloud, a primary concern is “who to trust?” Who has the combined manufacturing experience and cloud expertise to transform the way critical data is used, transmitted and stored?

Siemens Digital Industries Software recently announced it has achieved the highly coveted Amazon Web Services (AWS) Manufacturing and Industrial Competency designation. For complete details, read the official announcement here.

Exactly what does this designation mean?

The new AWS designation recognizes Siemens for its expertise in providing customers professional services and/or software solutions for an end-to-end industrial manufacturing toolchain. Selected AWS Manufacturing and Industrial Competency partners have been proven to provide customers with solutions related to their digital transformation while assuring customers have the support from a validated AWS partner.

Watch now: How Unlimited Tomorrow successfully taps
into the Siemens and AWS partnership

With the help of Siemens applications powered by AWS, Unlimited Tomorrow created high-functioning, personalized prosthetics using software that transforms 3D scans into designs for additive manufacturing. Unlimited Tomorrow used solutions from the Siemens Xcelerator portfolio including NX for product engineering and Teamcenter X software for product lifecycle management (PLM), both of which take advantage of AWS capabilities.

This is a great example of an AWS Manufacturing and Industrial Competency partner working in the real world. For more information, check out the Unlimited Tomorrow case study.

The bottom line

Achieving AWS Manufacturing and Industrial Competency differentiates Siemens as an AWS Partner Network (APN) member with demonstrated technical proficiency and proven customer success in running cloud solutions. This program showcases manufacturing consulting and software partners who have domain knowledge providing cloud services.

To receive the AWS Manufacturing and Industrial Competency designation, AWS partners must undergo rigorous technical validation and provide vetted customer references.

Learn more about the Siemens and AWS partnership.

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